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Mourners Grieve at More Services for Charleston Victims

Mourners from the city of Charleston, South Carolina, and beyond gathered Saturday for funerals of three more victims of the mass shooting last week at a historic African-American church in the city. Services at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church were first held for Cynthia Hurd, 54, one of nine people shot dead June 17 by a lone gunman during a Bible study.  Saturday's attendees included South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley, U.S. Senator Tim Scott and Charleston Mayor...

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